These plants lose the aerial part during the coldest months of the year. As spring begins, stems and leaves quickly start to reproduce. We suggest to position the The Basket of gold in a sunny spot at least a few hours a day.We advise cultivating the The Basket of gold outdoors, since it doesn't fear cold temperatures.
Fertilize Basket of gold
We suggest adding to the irrigation water, in the spring, every 20-25 days, a specific fertilizer for flowering plants. We can also mix to the soil near the plants a granular slow release fertilizer, which has a 3-4 month action.
Cultivation Basket of gold
These plants grow covering the whole land at their disposal. The Basket of gold is a plant for a rock garden. The Basket of gold Is large in size; in spring it assumes a yellow colouring. These are evergreen plants, which means they keep their leaves year round.
Water Basket of gold
Water sporadically, with 2-3 glasses of water , leaving the soil dry for a few days before watering again; when watering we suggest avoiding excesses, but to wet the substratum well. Let's act every 1-2 weeks . Perennial plants are subject to some months of vegetational rest. During these months it isn't necessary to water them.
Pests Basket of gold
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Mold Basket of gold
We suggest a substratum characterized by an excellent drainage.
Plant Basket of gold
When wanted we can grow these plants in a vase. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.